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Prime Minister to host First Ministers' Meeting and meeting with National Indigenous leaders

September 7, 2017 (Ottawa, Ontario) The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, announced that he will host the First Ministers’ Meeting (FMM), including a meeting of First Ministers with national...

 

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Christopher Columbus Loses a Holiday in Los Angeles, and Loses His Head in New York Reprinted with permission from Indian Country Today Media (September 1, 2017) Columbus Day is no more in Los...

 

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau split Indigenous and Northern Affairs into two departments and named a second minister. Reprinted with permission from APTN National News with files from the Canadian...

 

Support from all sides building in Kanesatake fight to stop Oka housing development

Reprinted with permission from APTN National News On Saturday, more than 100 people gathered on the Mohawk Territory of Kanesatake demanding that a...

 

Cannabis Is Good Business, But Is it Good for Native Culture?

Reprinted with permission from ICMT July 31, 2017. The topic of cannabis and the celebration of the 2017 Canoe Journey/Paddle to We Wai Kai and Wei Wai Kum seemed a strange juxtaposition. The Canoe...

 

As Summer Recess Approaches, Budget Blues for Federal Indian Funding

Reprinted with permission from ICMT July 25, 2017. U.S. House appropriators are temporarily finding their efforts stymied to curb dramatic cuts to American Indian programs proposed by the Trump...

 

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Onondaga Nation Facing Turning Point in Education Onondaga Nation is facing a turning point in the education of their children. Onondaga children attend the Onondaga Nation Elementary School, which...

 

Standing Rock Sioux Receives Inaugural Henry A. Wallace Prize For Courage Under DAPL Fire

Reprinted with permission from Indian Country Media July 11, 2017. Throughout much of 2016 and into the winter of 2017, water protectors stood fast against the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL), even in...

 

DAPL Approval Illegal, Judge Finds

Reprinted with permission from ICMT June 14, 2017.The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers violated the law in its fast-tracked approval of the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL), a U.S. District Court Judge in...

 

Bears Ears in Crosshairs as Zinke Tours

Reprinted with permission from Indian Country Media Network (May 12, 2017) As the entourage of Utah lawmakers and U.S. Department of Interior officials drove out of Butler Wash in the Bears Ears...

 

Fight Over Whiteclay Alcohol Sales On Going

Reprinted with permission from Indian Country Media (April 28, 2017) Following a Nebraska judge’s ruling to overturn the liquor commission’s decision to pull the liquor licenses for Whiteclay’s...

 

Liquor commission denies licenses to Whiteclay beer stores

Beer should no longer flow in Whiteclay, Nebraska state regulators have decided. The Nebraska Liquor Control Commission decided Wednesday to deny licenses to the four beer stores in the...

 

Moapa Band a Front-Runner in Clean Energy: First Utility-Scale Solar Plant on Tribal Land

Reprinted with permission from Indian Country Media Network March 20, 2017. Roughly 30 miles north of Las Vegas, shovels broke earth on March 17 to pave way for 3.2 million solar panels to cover 25 mi...

 

Kanesatake Mohawk Territory, Enniskowa - February 16, 2017 Office of the Grand Chief Press Release

She:kon. This is to inform the members of the press on Kanesatake’s position on the honoring of Mr. Jean Jolicoeur as the Patriot Of the Year by the Sovereignist parties of Quebec. First, Mr....

 

Cayuga Nation Traditional Government Appeals BIA Decision

January 16, 2017 - Seneca Falls, NY—The Cayuga Nation’s traditional government - the Council of Chiefs and Clan Mothers – on Friday appealed the December 15, 2016 Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA)...

 

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MAJOR INITIATIVE IS LAUNCHED TO TRANSFORM SOCIETY’S VIEWS OF NATIVE AMERICANS Two-year project will conduct research and develop strategies for perception-changing campaign LONGMONT, Colo. – An...

 

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JOE MEDICINE CROW, LAST SURVIVING WAR CHIEF FOR MONTANA’S CROW TRIBE AND ACCLAIMED NATIVE AMERICAN HISTORIAN DIES AGED 102 Joseph Medicine Crow, an acclaimed Native American historian and last...

 

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CATHOLIC RESPONSES TO TRUTH AND RECONCILIATION COMMISSION CALL TO ACTION 48 AND QUESTIONS REGARDING THE “DOCTRINE OF DISCOVERY” OTTAWA, March 29, 2016 /CNW/ - In response to Call to Action 48 by...

 

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JUDGE APPROVES NEARLY $1B SETTLEMENT BETWEEN US AND TRIBES A judge has approved a nearly $1 billion settlement between the Obama administration and Native American tribes over claims the government...

 

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MELANIE MARK IS FIRST INDIGENOUS WOMAN ELECTED TO B.C. LEGISLATURE NDP CANDIDATE Melanie Mark has made history as the first indigenous woman ever elected to the British Columbia legislature,...

 

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NAVAJO WATER SUPPLY IS ‘MORE HORRIFIC THAN FLINT,’ BUT NO ONE CARES BECAUSE THEY’RE NATIVE AMERICAN Reprinted from The Free Thought Project @ http://thefreethoughtproject.com By Justin Gardner...

 

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SCHOOL SHOOTING IN LA LOCHE, SASKATCHEWAN “First Nations citizens and Canadians across the country are shocked and saddened by the shooting and fatalities that took place Friday, January 22 in La...

 

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Mohawk Council of Kahnawà:ke Issues New “Vacate” Notices (Kahnawà:ke, Kentenhkó:wa/November 2015). The Mohawk Council of Kahnawà:ke (MCK) announced at a Fall Community Meeting that it is...

 

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Olympian and U.S. Hockey Legend, Henry Boucha, Ojibway, Launches Kickstarter to Fund Henry Boucha is a 1972 silver medalist in men’s hockey, U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Member, former Minnesota North...

 

Native Leaders Remark on Shell & Arctic Drilling Announcement

September 29, 2015 - Royal Dutch Shell has announced its plans to abandon its attempts to drill for oil off Alaska’s northwest coast, citing disappointing results from exploratory wells. Native...

 

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